A prospective study of the modified Atkins diet for intractable epilepsy in adults.

Abstract

PURPOSE The ketogenic diet is not typically offered to adults with epilepsy due to the significant lifestyle alterations needed for its use. The modified Atkins diet has been recently demonstrated to be therapeutic for children without the need for an admission, fasting period, weighing of foods, or fluid, calorie, and protein restriction. METHODS A… (More)

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